Charles Fenno Hoffman, New York, autograph letter signed to R. W. Griswold, 28 June 1842
- Charles Fenno Hoffman, New York, autograph letter signed to R. W. Griswold, 28 June 1842
Encloses the proofs of the "Song" [and "Ben Blower's Story"] and describes the origin of the tale. Relates a recent conversation with [Charles] Dickens, in which he called Dickens's attention to Griswold's writings and attitude towards copyright.
- Hoffman, Charles Fenno, 1806-1884
- Griswold, Rufus W. (Rufus Wilmot), 1815-1857
June 28, 1842
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
Box 8, Ms. Gris. 529 (shelf locator)
- Collection (local):
Rufus W. Griswold Papers, 1834-1857
American literature--19th century--History and criticism
Authors, American--19th century--Correspondence
Authors and publishers
Poets, American--19th century--Correspondence
Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870
- 1 item
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- Notes (acquisition):
This collection was donated to the Boston Public Library by Mrs. Rufus Griswold in 1900.
- Notes (date):
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- Accession #:
Ms. Gris. 529